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LAB LIFE (part III – Nano) - Frank Theys, 2018

We follow a few research teams in the fields of the new emerging technologies, while at the same time an ethicist observes them, trying to understand and discuss the risks and controversies of their work.

 

A small team of Indian scientists works isolated in one of the worlds top 3 nano research centers, in Tsukuba, Japan. They claim to have discovered a third way how brain cells communicate: not only electrical and chemical but also acoustic, with ultrasound waves. International acclaimed scientist as well as new age people jump on the research. But no one can repeat their research because other centers lack the expensive instruments.